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6 Mistakes To Avoid When Remodeling Your Bathroom

Here at Bath Planet Birmingham, we have worked on thousands of bathroom remodeling projects. When it comes to home remodeling, the bathroom is one of the most popular spaces to renovate. A bathroom remodel can add value to your home, make it more functional, and simply make it more enjoyable to use. However, as with any home improvement project, there are always a few mistakes that can be made along the way.

In this blog post, we‘ll discuss the six biggest mistakes people make when remodeling their bathrooms and how to avoid them.

When Remodeling Your Bathroom, Avoid These 6 Costly Mistakes

1. Not Planning a Realistic Budget

You need to be realistic about what you can afford for your bathroom remodel. Oftentimes, people spend beyond their means in an effort to make their bathroom perfect, only to find themselves in debt or without the funds to finish the project. Work with a professional to create a budget and stick to it.

2. Not Hiring a Professional

Hiring a professional to help with your bathroom remodel will save you time, money, and stress in the long run. A professional can help with the design, layout, and plumbing of your new bathroom to ensure everything is done properly and to code.

3. Not Getting Permits

If you don’t get the proper permits, your bathroom remodels could be halted at any time. Always check with your local code office to find out which permits are required for your project.

4. Not Demolishing Properly

One of the biggest mistakes people make when remodeling their bathroom is not demolishing it properly. This can lead to damaged plumbing, walls, and floors. If you’re not experienced in demolition, it’s best to leave it to the professionals.

5. Not Ventilating Properly

Another common mistake is not ventilating the bathroom properly during construction. This can lead to mold and mildew problems down the road. Be sure to open windows and use fans to ventilate the area while working.

6. Not Installing the Right Flooring

Installing the wrong type of flooring in your bathroom can be a costly mistake. Moisture-resistant flooring is a must in any bathroom, so be sure to choose wisely. Avoid these costly mistakes and your bathroom remodel will be a success! Work with a professional, get the proper permits, and ventilate the area to avoid any problems.

If you are looking for a professional team of bathroom remodelers give us a call at 205-235-8410 or fill out the quote form on this website. Our expert team is looking forward to working with you on your dream bathroom.

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